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Nagpur institute to study uranium ‘contamination’ from tailings pond at UCIL mine in Kadapa village   

The team will do a complete hydrology examination and also test and analyse the borewells present in and around the tailings pond.

10 Nov 2019

Capital’s visibility on global map essential for growth: Andhra Pradesh Capital Region Development Authority to YSRCP government

Authority revises Amaravati proposals, flags risks in downscaling scope of projects

26 Oct 2019

Opinion divided in BJP over alliance with Naidu’s TDP

With the State party leaders making different statements, the central leadership has taken cognisance of the issue and is in the process of ensuring that the saffron brigade toes the line of the party

17 Oct 2019

Vijayawada Municipal Corporation to use ADCL technical skills for city's projects development

ADCL will either be confined to capital city development or work with other civic bodies

10 Oct 2019

Sleepless in Amaravati: Jagan government's radio silence triggers a volley of questions

The farmers’ worries are not unfounded as a 20,000-strong workforce was working day and night a few months ago to build the ‘largest greenfield smart city’. Now, the workers’ colonies are deserted.

26 Sep 2019

No reverse tendering for 2 Polavaram works as one firm files bid

The Water Resources department will open the bid filed by the agency at 11 am on September 23 to see the price quoted by it and will take a call on the future course of action.

23 Sep 2019

Polavaram irrigation project: Bids for Rs 5 thousand crore works to be opened on September 23

Reverse tendering to be held on Monday to finalise contractor; contract to be awarded only after getting HC nod

22 Sep 2019

Andhra government set to review irrigation projects, unlikely to cancel all

The Water Resources department is all set to begin the review of all previous TDP government’s irrigation projects, which have achieved less than 25 per cent progress.

15 Sep 2019

Singapore Consortium plans in Amravati capital project hang in balance

Speculation is rife that govt may drop Start-up area plan and consortium is ready to exit project amicably

04 Sep 2019

Retender for Polavaram project in Andhra Pradesh misses schedule

Even though the State government issued the reverse tendering notification for Polavaram Irrigation Project, scheduling the bidding from August 22, the process has not begun yet.

25 Aug 2019

Andhra Pradesh government ignores PPA’s advisory, goes for Polavaram project retendering

The notification invited bids for irrigation and hydel power component works worth Rs 5,262.55 crore.

18 Aug 2019

PPA asks Andhra government to put Polavaram retendering on hold

With the unexpected missive from the PPA, Andhra government officials are now in a fix whether or not to release the tender as planned on Saturday.

17 Aug 2019

Andhra Pradesh government set to call fresh tenders for Rs 5000 crore Polavaram works

The State government’s argument is that the PPA did not explicitly tell it to drop its idea.

16 Aug 2019

Polavaram Project Authority warns against pre-closure of contract for escalation of project cost

But, they told the authority that they were going for re-tendering and reverse bidding to ensure transparent execution of the project.

14 Aug 2019